Fran Beckett OBE FRSA

Fran Beckett OBE  Orbit Living Chair

Orbit Group Board Member


  • Orbit Living - Chair
  • Independent Member
  • Governance and Remuneration Committee 

Fran has worked with a number of different charity organisations and acted as CEO for Church Urban Fund and the Shaftesbury Society (now Livability). A former Chair of a Government Advisory Committee for four years, and a Director of the London Development Agency, Fran is currently involved in the governance of several charities. She chairs Prison Fellowship, the largest national volunteer organisation delivering restorative justice and other programmes in prisons. Fran has an OBE for services to disadvantaged people, and maintains a keen interest in community development and poverty related issues. She has a portfolio of work activities acting as a charity consultant in governance and strategy development, including mentoring CEOs and Board Chairs.